LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — If the harrowing stunts in the new “Mission: Impossible” film look real, it’s because they are.

Tom Cruise said he didn’t want a stunt double to pull off one of the epic scenes for “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” so he suited up and did it himself.

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The actor dangled off an airbus with a safety harness while braving 185 mph winds, a new online video shows.

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“I’m feeling the force of the wind hit me,” Cruise is heard saying.

Crews filmed the scene eight times to get the shots they wanted.

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The actor reportedly said the stunt was the most dangerous he’s ever done.